Aleksei Chernulich

My name is Aleksei, I am an experimentalist with research interests in behavioral economics and finance. Currently, I am a Postdoctoral Associate in Economics at the Center for Behavioral Institutional Design at NYU Abu Dhabi (C-BID).

Research Interests

  • Primary fields: Behavioural Economics and Finance, Design of Experiments
  • Secondary fields: Auction theory, Heterogeneous Agent Modelling, Macroeconomics


  • 2019 - to date Postdoctoral Associate, New York University Abu Dhabi


  • 2014 - 2019 PhD Candidate, Department of Economics, UTS Business School, University of Technology Sydney, Australia
  • 2017 Visiting scholar, Center for Nonlinear Dynamics in Economics and Finance, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • 2012 - 2014 MA Degree in Economics, Department of Economics, European University at Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • 2007 - 2012 Specialist Degree in Economics and Mathematics, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia
  • 2010 - 2011 Student exchange program, Faculty of Economics and Business, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain



Working Papers

  • "Price volatility and forecasting horizons: An experimental investigation" (with Mikhail Anufriev and Jan Tuinstra), submitted
  • "Entry and exit decisions under public and private information: An experiment" (with Jean Paul Rabanal, John Horowitz, Olga A. Rud and Manizha Sharifova), R&R, Experimental Economics
  • "Modelling reference dependence for repeated choices: a horse race between models of normalisation", accepted, Journal of Economic Psychology

Work in Progress

  • "A Natural Experiment on the Value of Strategic Unpredictability: Sign Stealing in Baseball" (with Romain Gauriot and John Wooders)
  • "Informational Externalities via Price Disclosure in Sequential Auctions"

Other Work

Teaching Experience

  • 2019 Teaching Assistant (Principles of Microeconomics, Undergraduate Level, Coordinator: Lecturer Kentaro Tomoeda)
  • 2017 - 2018 Teaching Assistant (Intermediate Macroeconomics, Undergraduate Level, Coordinator: Associate Professor David Goldbaum)
  • 2016 Teaching Assistant (Mathematics for Economists, Ph.D. Level, Coordinator: Professor Mikhail Anufriev)


Last updated: August 26, 2021